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1985.43.1BC (RS175865)

Description

Wallpaper fragments of striped pattern of green and floral vine meandering vertically and alternating with other ribbon stripes, metallic speckles or highlights. Two greens, two pinks, metallic on white ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Salisbury Mansion, Closet.
Object type
Building Component
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
16 1/8 x 19 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.43.1BC
Credit Line
Gift of the Worcester Historical Society
GUSN
178573
Reference Notes
Wallpaper in New England, fig. 17.4, p. 83
Related Items
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.1A Relationship Fragments of same paper.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.1E Relationship Border.
Title Wallpaper Accession number 1985.43.2A-C Relationship 2nd layer in sequence

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Block Printed
Decor Motif
floral stripe
pin dots
sprigs
vine
bows
Form
Wall Fragment
Paper Finish
Laid
State
Original
Paper Type
Handmade
Use
Sidewall/Fill

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